Engineering Manager
Internal Services and Insights
Updated on 2/1/2024
Justworks

1,001-5,000 employees

Payroll and benefits facilities platform
Company Overview
Justworks’ mission is to help entrepreneurs and businesses grow with confidence. The company is building software for payroll, benefits, HR, and compliance.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$160M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

18%

2 year growth

67%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
SCRUM
Web Development
Business Strategy
Product Design
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree or global equivalent in a relevant field highly preferred
  • Minimum 7 years of professional hands-on software development experience with a solid understanding of core web development technologies
  • Minimum 3 years of experience successfully people managing, driving delivery through teams, and managing projects
  • Experience in working in Agile and Continuous Delivery environments
  • Experience in developing compliance and regulatory environment
  • Experience in vendor management and budget management
  • Experience working using Agile Scrum methodology in a fast-paced high-growth environment with varying deadlines and milestones
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to grasp and explain complex concepts to both technical and non-technical people
  • High levels of empathy and interpersonal skills
  • Comfortable with ambiguity; you enjoy figuring out what needs to be done
  • Experience proactively collaborating across different engineering teams
Responsibilities
  • Overseeing the development and delivery of insights driven tools used by internal business partners, particularly CS functions
  • Owning the integration of internal business systems with various SaaS platforms
  • Being responsible for continuous security, compliance, and audit improvements working closely with the cyber-security team
  • Collaborating with various functions in multiple business units across the fast-growing technology organization and helping deliver amazing customer experiences
  • Demonstrating Agile behaviors, embracing Agile principles in relentless pursuit of continuous improvement both individually and organizationally
  • Working with Engineers, Designers, and Product Managers to prioritize, schedule, and execute projects so new features can be quickly developed and shipped
  • Aligning and developing product/platform roadmap in partnership with Product, Design, and other stakeholders
  • Effectively embracing, communicating, and evangelizing overall business strategy and direction of roadmap
  • Communicating and coordinating with other teams in and out of engineering to understand the requirements and opportunities for improvement
  • Creating robust technical solutions for complex business challenges and improving team delivery through Agile practices
  • Building relationships with peers and stakeholders to foster cross-functional/team/department collaboration
  • Seeking new ways to embed more inclusive practices into the business and teams
  • Helping recruit, source, interview and hire for the entire engineering team
  • Providing guidance, both technical and non-technical, to direct reports and leveraging each individual’s strengths to optimize execution and delivery
Desired Qualifications
  • Comfortable with experimentation and innovation
  • Comfortable working in ambiguous fast-paced environments